Gene Doyle Fishing Tournament Overview
The 18th Annual Gene Doyle Backcountry Release Fishing Tournament will be held April 17, 18 & 19, 2015.

Friday, April 17, 2015
7 pm - Anglers' and Captains' Meetings and Kickoff Party @ Sunshine Ace Hardware - downtown Store

Saturday, April 18, 2015
7 am - 2:30 pm – Fishing Day 1 from respective launch sites
7 pm - Score Posting Party @ Sunshine Ace Hardware - downtown Store

Sunday, April 19, 2015
7 am - 2:30 pm – Fishing Day 2 from respective launch sites
6 pm - Awards Banquet - Wyndemere Country Club

Hope to see you there!

This catch-and-release tournament is held every year to raise money for the Gene Doyle Adventure Scholarship.
Southwest Florida anglers target redfish, snook and trout.
Anglers compete for 21 top prizes, including the Grand Champion
Click here to see results and winners 2014.

For more information, explore the links to the right. Call Jamie French at (239) 272-2255 for more info.

We salute our 2014 sponsors!
Please visit their sites below.

Tournament Sponsors

Event Sponsors



Grand Champion Trophy Sponsors

Macartney Family Foundation
Linda & Bill Macartney
Eric Spencer

Trophy Sponsors
 Anglers Pool Service


Laura & Matthew Grabinski
Information Technology Assoc. of SW Fla

Mitchell Engineering Group, LLC 
Mark H. Muller, P.A.





 2014 Donors

Dan Adams
  Gail & George Adams
Anglers Pool Service

Ann Asbell

Robert Gesdorf
June & Sam Hamra 
Wayne Hook Landscape Architecture
  Lykins Family
Larry Martin
Salma Mikhail


Uncle Bob's Screen Printing & Signs, Inc.

 2014 Volunteer Guides
Dave Barber
Capt. Wes Bedell
Bryan Flores
Matt Flores
Greg Gifford
Craig Hendriks
Dave Noponen
John Paulich
Capt. Larry Regienczuk
Jeff Zimmerman

Tournament Overview | Tournament Format | Tournament Divisions | Tournament Awards | How to Register | How to Volunteer | Sponsorship Info | Costs | Results | Tournament Contact Form
Scholarship Overview | Why Adventure | Program Desciptions | Scholarship Application Guidelines | Scholarship Rules of Eligibility | Scholarship How it Works | Scholarship Past Winners | Scholarship Contact Form |
The Foundation | Donation | About Gene Doyle